Altai Mountains

MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

Travelers have the option of hiking or riding a horse (or both), and many Tusker tribe members opt to ride like Mongol nomads.

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MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

Hunting with eagles started before Genghis Khan’s time, and Mongolia remains strongly tied to its primordial past.

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WINTER SURVIVAL SKILLS IN MONGOLIA

By on December 15, 2016 in Altai Mountains, Asia, Culture, Mongolia with 0 Comments
WINTER SURVIVAL SKILLS IN MONGOLIA

Surviving the physical and mental hardships of winter in Mongolia is one of the world’s greatest outdoor challenges.

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MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

From its awe-inspiring landscapes, unique nomadic culture, and historical significance, the remote Western steppes of Mongolia are like no other place on earth.

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TRADITIONAL MONGOLIAN FOOD

By on August 19, 2016 in Altai Mountains, Asia, Culture, Food, Mongolia with 0 Comments
TRADITIONAL MONGOLIAN FOOD

In a country where nomads still roam the bone-chilling steppes, the way to stay nourished in -40 degree winters is with heaping portions of meat and assorted animal fat.

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TREKKING MONGOLIA – THE HEART OF ASIA

TREKKING MONGOLIA – THE HEART OF ASIA

Take a deeper look at the third of Tusker’s newest videos that capture the essence of trekking in Western Mongolia.

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MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

Take a deeper look at the second of Tusker’s latest videos that capture the essence of trekking in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia.

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MONGOLIA – A HIDDEN WORLD

MONGOLIA – A HIDDEN WORLD

Take a deeper look at the first of Tusker’s newest videos that capture the wild beauty of Western Mongolia.

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MONGOLIA: A PHOTO ESSAY

By on November 17, 2015 in Adventure, Altai Mountains, Asia, Mongolia with 0 Comments
MONGOLIA: A PHOTO ESSAY

Photographer Troy Paff joined Tusker Trail in Mongolia to capture the beauty of the Altai Mountains and show how the Tusker crew and local nomads help make this wild trek such an incredible experience.

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HORSEBACK RIDING THROUGH WESTERN MONGOLIA

By on June 19, 2015 in Altai Mountains, Asia, Mongolia with 0 Comments
HORSEBACK RIDING THROUGH WESTERN MONGOLIA

The best way to explore Western Mongolia? On the back of the hearty Mongolian horse – completely natural and native.

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